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Marques Brownlee on Building an Audience and Other Advice for Creators

Marques Brownlee is a YouTuber. He has over 8 million subscribers to his channel MKBHD where he reviews electronics, drives electric vehicles, and...

Customer Pitch vs Investor Pitch - Michael Seibel

Michael Seibel on pitching customers vs pitching investors. Michael is CEO and a Partner at YC. He was the co-founder and CEO of Justin.tv and...

Craig Cannon on Podcasting with Adora Cheung

Craig Cannon is the Director of Marketing at Y Combinator. He usually hosts the YC podcast but today is the guest on this episode about...

YC's Director of Events Domonique Fines with Elpha CEO Cadran Cowansage

Domonique Fines is the Director of Events at YC. https://twitter.com/domoniquefines Cadran Cowansage is the cofounder and CEO of Elpha. Elpha is...

Mike Knoop on Product and Design Processes for Remote Teams with Kevin Hale

Mike Knoop is cofounder and Chief Product Officer at Zapier, which was in the YC Summer 2012 batch. Zapier moves information between your web apps...

How Investors Think About Ideas - Kevin Hale

Kevin Hale on how investors think about ideas. Kevin is Visiting Partner at YC. Prior YC Kevin was the cofounder of Wufoo, which was funded by Y...

Karn Saroya on the Capital-Light Way to Start an Insurance Business

Karn Saroya is the CEO and cofounder of Cover, which was in the YC Winter 2016 batch. https://twitter.com/karnsaroya/ https://cover.com/ Cover is...

Caterina Fake on Her New Podcast, Should This Exist? With Kat Manalac

Caterina Fake hosts the podcast Should This Exist? which is about how technology is impacting our humanity. It launches today on iTunes. She also...

Ryan Hoover on Product Hunt's Acquisition and Lessons Learned About Launches with Dalton Caldwell

Ryan Hoover is the founder of Product Hunt which was in the Summer 2014 YC batch and was acquired by AngelList. He also invests in startups through...

Transitioning from Academia to Data Science - Jake Klamka with Kevin Hale

Jake Klamka founded Insight. Insight provides intensive 7 week professional training fellowships in fields such as data science and data...

What Shutting Down Your Startup Feels Like - Avni Patel Thompson of Poppy with Kat Manalac

Avni Patel Thompson founded Poppy, which helped parents book the best caregivers. They went through the YC Winter 2016 batch and recently shut...

Tracking Political Manipulation Through Social Media - Samantha Bradshaw

Samantha Bradshaw is a researcher at the Computational Propaganda Project and a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute. She’s been...

Cindy Mi and Qi Lu Share Advice for Entrepreneurs Building Global Companies

Cindy Mi is the founder and CEO of VIPKID. VIPKID is a 1-on-1 teaching platform where children in China learn english from North American...

Vinod Khosla on How to Build the Future

Vinod Khosla is the founder of Khosla Ventures, a firm focused on assisting entrepreneurs to build impactful new energy and technology companies....